Secluded and refined, this upscale resort in a hillside forest preserve has long been revered as a luxury weekend getaway as well as a destination for tony corporate retreats, with plenty of reasons to stay on the property. The resort is one of the first by renowned Oregon architect John Gray. Its spa is outstanding and there are various dining venues perfect for brunch, a casual bite after golf, or a polished, white-linen dining experience. The rooms are spacious, comfortable,
and toasty with wood-burning fireplaces. Each has a balcony and original artwork by Northwest artists. Its par-71 golf course, redesigned by Peter Jacobsen, is one of the coast's finest.